Prince George's County Volunteer Fire & Rescue Association


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MFSA Cancer Support 5K

Member Glenn Locker, February 06

The Maryland State Fireman's Association Cancer Support Network is holding an event to raise funds to assist Firefighters, Auxiliary members, and their families that are battling cancer in the Maryland state area.The event will consist of a 5K walk the morning of May 22nd through Annapolis starting at 8:30am. This is a great way to support Fire Department members when they need it the most.... (Full Story & Photos)

FEBRUARY ASSOCIATION MEETING

Member Brenda Sarmiento, February 01

The February Association meeting on Wednesday, February 10, is being hosted by the Hyattsville Volunteer Fire Department, Company 1, at the Branchville Volunteer Fire Company, Company 11, 4905 Branchville Road, College Park, MD 20740.

Dinner will be provided prior to the meeting.... (Full Story & Photos)

MEGA BINGO FUNDRAISER BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND

Member Brenda Sarmiento, January 28

The Prince George's County Volunteer Fire & Rescue Association will be holding another MEGA BINGO fundraiser on Sunday, April 24, at the Accokeek Volunteer Fire Department.

See the attached flyer for the details.... (Full Story & Photos)

Adopt a Fire Hydrant

Member Glenn Locker, January 21

First Responders throughout the county are busy preparing for what could be a major winter storm. All of our stations are working to bring in all needed staffing, equipment, and supplies. A major problem responding to structure fires during heavy snow events is locating and clearing fire hydrants for water supply. We ask that all citizens locate the nearest hydrant and keep it clear of snow and ice. ... (Full Story & Photos)

Hyattsville (Co.1) Adds Another New Ambulance

Member Glenn Locker, January 06

Through much hard work and dedication, the Officers and Members of the Hyattsville Volunteer Fire Department are preparing to place a in 2nd new ambulance for service. They have purchased a 2015 Ford F550 XLT Ultramedic Type 1 ambulance from Road Rescue through Atlantic Emergency Solutions. The unit will serve as a BLS unit, and is also outfitted to be upgraded to an ALS unit as staffing is available.

Photo ... (Full Story & Photos)

New Tower for Laurel VFD(Co.10)

Member Glenn Locker, January 05

The Laurel Volunteer Fire Department (Co.10) has taken delivery of their new Tower Ladder. The new Tower Ladder 10 is a Seagrave rear mount unit that should be ready for service soon. Thank you for all of the hard work to bring another Volunteer owned unit to Prince Georges County.

Photo via: Facebook... (Full Story & Photos)

Your Community Needs You

Member Glenn Locker, January 01

You can help protect your community by being a Volunteer Firefighter in Prince Georges County. Volunteer Departments throughout the county are actively looking for men and women willing to dedicate their time to train and respond to emergency calls. We offer free training at the Maryland Fire & Rescue Institute, all Personal Protective Gear is provides.plus other benefits. Start by visiting the websites ... (Full Story & Photos)

Accokeek VFD(Co.24) Specs Mini Pumper

Member Glenn Locker, December 30

The Accokeek VFD recently finalized the order for a new mini pumper to meet the unique needs of their first due area. the unit will be built by Rosenbauer with a 1000 gpm pump and 300 gallon tank on a 2016 Ford F550 4X4 chassis. We look forward to seeing the finished unit soon.

Photo via: DPC Emergency Equipment... (Full Story & Photos)

New Engine for Branchville VFC(Co.11)

Member Glenn Locker, December 18

The Branchville Volunteer Fire Company and Rescue Squad has taken delivery of a new Engine. The new Engine 113 is a 2016 Pierce Arrow XT 1500gpm / 500gallon unit. It should be in service soon serving the citizens of Branchville and the surrounding area. Thank you to the Officers and Members of Company 11, a 100% Volunteer department, for the hard work to bring another piece of volunteer owned apparatus ... (Full Story & Photos)

New Ambulance for Brentwood VFD(Co.55)

Member Glenn Locker, December 12

The Brentwood Volunteer Fire Department recently took delivery of a new ambulance. The new Volunteer owned unit is a 2015 International / Excellance Type I Ambulance. Thank you to the Officers and Members of Co.55 for all of your hard work on this project. We hope it serves the citizens of Prince Georges County well.

Photo via Patriot Fire... (Full Story & Photos)

Boulevard Heights(Co.17) Purchases Ambulance

Member Glenn Locker, December 11

Congratulations to the Officers and Members of the Boulevard Heights Volunteer Fire Department on placing an order for a new Ambulance. The new Volunteer owned unit is a Demers MXP170 Ambulance on a Ford F550 4x4 chassis. The unit was ordered from RedStorm Fire & Rescue. We look forward to seeing this new unit in service soon, serving the citizens of Prince Georges County.

Photo via RedStorm Fire ... (Full Story & Photos)

Laurel VRS (Co.49) Orders New Pumper

Member Glenn Locker, December 02

The Laurel Volunteer Rescue Squad recently placed an order for a new Engine. They have speced a 2016 Pierce Enforcer 2000gpm/500gallon pumper from Atlantic Emergency Solutions. Thank you to the Officers and members of Laurel VRS for purchasing another new piece of Volunteer owned apparatus to serve the citizens of Prince Georges County.

Photo via https://www.facebook.com/atlanticemergency/... (Full Story & Photos)

Glenn Dale VFA (Co.18) Orders New Ambulance

Member Glenn Locker, December 02

Congratulations to the Glenn Dale Volunteer Fire Association on ordering a new Ambulance to serve the citizens of Prince Georges County. The members of Co.18 have placed an order with Atlantic Emergency Solutions for a 2016 Ford F-550 with a body built by Road Rescue Emergency Vehicles.

Photo via https://www.facebook.com/atlanticemergency/... (Full Story & Photos)

JANUARY 2016 CHANGE TO VRS REGISTRATION

Tyler J. Selak, November 17

Greetings All,

In order to increase productivity of our instructors, effective beginning with the January 2016 Volunteer Recruit School, registration cut-offs will be moved to the Monday before the class is scheduled to begin at Midnight. The same policies will still be in place (No late registrations, No late entries to class, ETC). Please refer to the schedule below as well as the indicated registration ... (Full Story)


Riverdale Heights (Co.13) Specs New Engine

Member Glenn Locker, November 15

From www.rhvfd13.com

We are proud to announce that we have recently ordered one new E-ONE extreme duty low hosebed stainless steel pumper from Patriot Fire in Grasonville, MD.

This pumper features a Custom Typhoon Extreme Duty Long cab, barrier style cab doors, severe duty interior, seating for six firefighters, Cummings ISL 450hp engine, Allison EVS 3000 Transmission, Stainless Steel Body, Driver's ... (Full Story & Photos)


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